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General Assistant

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Reference:TC1318 

Opportunity type:Permanent, Part-time 

Working hours:Min. 32 hours a week incl. weekends 

Salary:£10.55 per hour plus great benefits  

Location:London - Tate Britain, Millbank 

Closing date:17 July 2019 at midnight 

Tate Eats’ aim is to be the market-leading caterer within the arts and to consistently provide outstanding food, drink and service at the four Tate sites and the other sites within our business.

We are looking for General Assistant to join our team in the Staff Cafe at Tate Britain.To be a successful candidate you will be a positive team player and have a welcoming, friendly personality. You will have experience in a customer facing role and be a pro-active character with the ability to work on your own initiative without relying on instruction. You’ll enjoy a busy environment and have a passion to provide outstanding service.

This contract is being offered on a permanent basis, working a minimum of 32 hours a week.

Successful candidates will possess the following skills:
• A proven ability to provide great customer service
• Strong communication skills
• Flexible and adaptable, performing a large variety of tasks to a high standard

You will need to be able to work on a rota basis, including working weekends and bank holidays.

We offer great benefits including staff training, staff meal allowance, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for you, your friends and family.

Disability Confident


As a member of the Disability Confident Scheme, we interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy. Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all. Tate Catering is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tate and covenants all profits to support Tate’s work and collection.

Application Information

Please refer to our Guidance Notes and the Job Description which can be found below and apply online. Please answer the questions fully, as selection will be based on the candidate who most closely matches the Job Description.